thyssenkrupp Elevator to pursue LEED v4 certification for its new Innovation and Qualification Center in Atlanta

thyssenkrupp Elevator to pursue LEED v4 certification for its new Innovation and Qualification Center in Atlanta

– Boasting the tallest elevator test tower in the Western Hemisphere at 420 feet, the IQC will be the cornerstone of thyssenkrupp Elevator’s new North American headquarters in Atlanta – The global urban mobility leader’s LEED v4 certification pursuit continues thyssenkrupp’s commitment to improving green building transportation worldwide ATLANTA, Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — thyssenkrupp Elevator has announced
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Hitachi Elevator China debuts next-gen smart elevator

by Gigi OnagAugust 6, 2019 Hitachi Elevator (China) launched its new smart elevator at a company event in Kunming. Hitachi Elevator (China) recently unveiled in Kunming its the next-generation smart elevator MCA-ES, which uses advanced intelligent control technology to monitor users’ riding experience. The new model is designed for 5G and is running on an open platform.
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Elevator Failures at Chicago High-Rise Rattle Passengers

 July 30, 2019 – Contact FacilitiesNet Editorial Staff » By Greg Zimmerman ELEVATORS It seems elevator failure is reaching near-epidemic proportions at the building formerly known as the John Hancock Center in Chicago.  For the second time in a year, passengers got stuck in a malfunctioning elevator at the building now known as 875 North Michigan Avenue.   The elevator
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Records reveal thousands of elevator and escalator violations

by Connor HansenThursday, July 25th 2019AA https://okcfox.com/news/local/records-reveal-thousands-of-elevator-violations?jwsource=cl  An inspector checks out an escalators for violations. (KOKH) Elevators and escalators everywhere, from hotels to schools and hospitals across the metro area, racked up thousands of code violations in the past year and a half. In that time, inspectors found more than 15,000 code violations across the state.
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Outage cuts power to about 11,000 in Glendale, prompting 25 elevator rescues

By CITY NEWS SERVICE and JONAH VALDEZ | jvaldez@scng.com |PUBLISHED: July 24, 2019 at 6:59 pm | UPDATED: July 24, 2019 at 6:59 pm Power outages Wednesday affected thousands of utility customers in Glendale, trapping people inside elevators and causing traffic congestion as temperatures in the city soared toward 100 degrees. According to Glendale Water & Power, a failure at an electrical substation at
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